US Visa Restrictions Eased For Cuban Artists

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Gallery director Michelle Wojcik is one of approximately 30 individuals or institutions with a license from the U-S Treasury Dep't to legally import art from Cuba.

The Obama administration is easing restrictions on visas issued to Cuban artists who refuse to defect or renounce their loyalty to the Cuban Revolution. The World’s Lorne Matalon profiles two artists who’ve come to the US from Cuba because of this opening.

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